Joachim H Schneider
- The lower esophageal sphincter strength in patients with gastroesophageal reflux before and after laparoscopic Nissen fundoplicationJ H Schneider
Department of Visceral Surgery and Transplantation of University of Tübingen, Tubingen, Germany
Dis Esophagus 20:58-62. 2007..The evaluation of LESS is a helpful tool in assessing functional understanding of laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication with a short and floppy wrap...
- Non-acid gastroesophageal reflux measured using multichannel intraluminal impedance in older patientsJoachim H Schneider
Department of General, Visceral, and Transplant Surgery, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
J Gastrointest Surg 14:S17-23. 2010..Diagnosing gastroesophageal reflux disease is challenging in the older population, as comorbid conditions can obscure the disease...
- Transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxation and esophageal motor responseJoachim H Schneider
Department of General, Visceral, and Transplantation Surgery, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
J Surg Res 159:714-9. 2010..The aim of this study was to assess the frequency of EMRs after TLESR in healthy individuals and GERD patients and to develop an animal model for further investigation of EMRs...
- Transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxation in morbid obesityJ H Schneider
Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076, Tubingen, Germany
Obes Surg 19:595-600. 2009....
- Ambulatory pH: monitoring with a wireless systemJ H Schneider
Department of General, Visceral, and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076, Tubingen, Germany
Surg Endosc 21:2076-80. 2007..This prospective study aimed to compare conventional 24-h pH monitoring with the BRAVO catheter-free pH-monitoring system in patients with GERD, patients after antireflux surgery, and a healthy control group...
- Multichannel intraluminal impedance measurement of gastroesophageal reflux in patients with different stages of morbid obesityJuliane M E Schneider
Tübingen Comprehensive Cancer Center, Department of Surgery, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
Obes Surg 19:1522-9. 2009..Obesity is now one of the world's major chronic diseases. The etiology of the severe comorbid conditions associated with morbid obesity is not fully understood, and in particular the relationship between gastroesophageal reflux and obesity...
- Functional importance of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for the lower esophageal sphincter in patients with morbid obesityWiebke V Petersen
Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076, Tubingen, Germany
Obes Surg 22:360-6. 2012..Bariatric surgery is the only effective treatment for severe obesity, resulting in amelioration of obesity comorbidities. Data on LES competence following sleeve gastrectomy (SG), one of the several bariatric procedures, are conflicting...
- Quantitative assessment of visceral fat in morbidly obese patients by means of wide-bore MRI and its relation to lower esophageal sphincter pressure and signs of gastroesophageal refluxFabian Springer
Section on Experimental Radiology, Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076, Tubingen, Germany
Obes Surg 20:749-56. 2010..Furthermore, it was investigated whether gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and lower esophageal sphincter pressure (LESP) are related to the volume of visceral fat masses...
- Quantitative assessment of intrahepatic lipids using fat-selective imaging with spectral-spatial excitation and in-/opposed-phase gradient echo imaging techniques within a study population of extremely obese patients: feasibility on a short, wide-bore MR Fabian Springer
Section on Experimental Radiology, University Hospital Tubingen, Germany
Invest Radiol 45:484-90. 2010..Furthermore, image quality was assessed for both techniques. Differences in regional fat distribution were assessed using parameter maps of voxel-wise calculated IHL...
- Dysfunction of the lower esophageal sphincter and dysmotility of the tubular esophagus in morbidly obese patientsM A Küper
Department of General, Visceral, and Transplant Surgery, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076, Tubingen, Germany
Obes Surg 19:1143-9. 2009..Morbid obesity is associated with gastroesophageal reflux (GERD). The aim of this prospective study was to determine esophageal motility in asymptomatic morbidly obese patients and compare it to non-obese individuals...
- Effort, safety, and findings of routine preoperative endoscopic evaluation of morbidly obese patients undergoing bariatric surgeryM A Küper
Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, Tubingen University Hospital, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
Surg Endosc 24:1996-2001. 2010..There is no standardized diagnostic workup for the upper gastrointestinal tract in obese patients; many patients have no upper gastrointestinal symptoms, and few data are available on safety of endoscopy in morbidly obese patients...